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Power Struggle

Sivi Sekula

Some countries go through a lot of political unrest, with people trying to seize power from the rulers and take over the government, in a coup

 

Jolly Solly: Fish-Dish Wish

R. Atkins

It was one thing to watch spiders, but he drew the line at having one invade his shirt. Faivish had had enough

 

King for a Day: Chapter 3

Y. Bromberg

The gentiles had let him down miserably. Only a single Jewish rabbi had actually given him a chance to prove himself...

 

Crisscross: Chapter 15

Tovy Mann

I push open the door and feel the cold air greet me. Shimmy hears my footsteps approaching and stands up straight in anticipation

 

First Things First

Sara Miriam Gross and Leah Reisman

Our lives today are full of so many kosher amenities — delicious foods, books and toys, and music and entertainment. How did all of this come to be?

 

Super Avi: Wish at the Wall

Ruchama Schnaidman and Avi Newhouse

“It was incredible,” Avi says. “I went with an organization called Wish at the Wall and it was not just a regular trip…”

 

DBTalk: Worry thoughts, Wise Mind statements, THINK skills

Yael Dorfman and Bashi Levine, LPC, ACT

The DEAR MAN skills are totally working. Even my friends noticed. Shira was shocked into silence when she overheard me say no to Ruti

 

Free at Last!: Story Section

Teen Pages Contributors

We were freed from Mitzrayim over 3,000 years ago. Do we enjoy that freedom? Or enslave ourselves to other forms of slavery? 7 Stories of Freedo

 

Friendship: Inner Circle, Inner Self

Devora Zheutlin, MA, CAS

Just the advantage of knowing who you really are helps you seek compatible friends. You are more likely to gravitate to similar people

 

Teen Fiction: Offstage

Aidy Feldman

“There’s no reason to compare marks,” Ma said. But she signed the paper, and Riva knew there were very good reasons to compare marks

 

Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 1

Ariella Schiller

He is our sun, Mommy our moon, the six of us orbiting them in a happy, organized dance

 

The 4 Cups

Y. Bromberg

On Pesach night we drink four cups of royalty! Let’s explore the deep meaning behind this beautiful mitzvah and some of its intricate halachos

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Think It Through
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The import of the name Anshei Knesses Hagedolah
Face the Facts: Don’t Suppress Them
Yonoson Rosenblum The left behaves more and more like a cult
You Never Looked So Good
Eytan Kobre Growing hunger for the fleeting high of the superficial
Top 5 Shiur Title Techniques
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin The answer to “what’s it about?” can fill or empty rooms
Power of Suggestion
Rachel Bachrach Mikey Benzaken is a stage hypnotist based in Jerusalem
Make It Happen
Jacob L. Freedman “If I’m a bum then let me be a bum”
Hard Knocks
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The Langer boys never forgot that apology
The Classic That Almost Didn’t Make the Cut
Riki Goldstein “It took only ten minutes to write, so we weren’t sure”
Hevel Pihem Keeps the World Going
Riki Goldstein The purity of their eyes and their innocent chatter
Yussi Sonnenblick never imagined they’d be singing “Eilecha” half a century later
Riki Goldstein “It’s nice to hear people still singing those songs”
The Rebbe’s Smile and the Rav’s Slap
Riki Goldstein “That was probably my most memorable performance”
Life in the Other Lane
Faigy Peritzman We should honor every Jew as if he were a talmid chacham
Needy
Sarah Chana Radcliffe The needier a person, the more they push people away
Touch of Light
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt “A person cannot live without any kavod”
Stay-at-Home Therapist: Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer She turns to me. “You know the type, smart and silent?”